New Music from Boston #1907
…premieres of commissioned works and spontaneous improvisations recorded during the 2014 AGO National Convention.
ROBERT NICHOLLS: Triptych Improvisation on Themes by William Billings –Robert Nicholls (1953 Aeolian-Skinner/Arlington Street Church, Boston, MA) PD Archive (r. 6/25/14)
ROBERT SIROTA: Apparitions for Organ and String Quartet –Gabriela Diaz & Gabriel Boyers, violin; Noriko Herndon, viola; Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello; Heinrich Christensen (1964 Fisk/King’s Chapel, Boston, MA) PD Archive (r. 6/26/14)
DAVID LASKY: Prelude on Picardy –Mark Dwyer, organist. NICO MUHLY: Patterns –John Scott, organist. TRADITIONAL: Hymn, Sine nomine –Mark Dwyer (1938-1964 Aeolian-Skinner/Church of the Advent, Boston, MA) PD Archive (r. 6/26/14)
Filler – NICHOLLS (see above)
Filler – TRADITIONAL (see above)
Thanks to Martin Steinmetz of the Boston Chapter of the AGO and audio engineers Christopher Greenleaf, Kathrine Handford, Alan McClellan and Stephanie Rogers for providing recordings of these convention events.